General Braddock

(Edward Braddock)

1695–1755
Civilization: British — Canada
   Field of Renown:  military — General
Era:  Foundation

Led a disastrous campaign to Fort Duquesne (Ohio) during the French and Indian Wars.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Old French War  in  Indian History for Young Folks  by  Francis S. Drake
First Struggle  in  The Hanoverians  by  C. J. B. Gaskoin
Braddock's Defeat  in  Story of the Thirteen Colonies  by  H. A. Guerber
Half-Century of Conflict  in  Canada: Peeps at History  by  Beatrice Home
How A Terrible Disaster Befell the British Army  in  This Country of Ours  by  H. E. Marshall
War of the Boundary Line  in  Our Empire Story  by  H. E. Marshall
On Braddock's Bloody Field  in  Boys' Book of Border Battles  by  Edwin L. Sabin


Image Links


The most conspicuous figure on the field of carnage
 in Conquest of the Old Northwest

General Braddock and Captain Jack
 in A First Book in American History

Braddock's defeat
 in True Stories of Our Presidents

Braddock's March
 in Builders of Our Country: Book II